Sacred Heart University

RN-BSN-MSN - Clinical Nurse Leader

Address:

5151 Park Ave.

Fairfield, CT 06825

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

RN-BSN-MSN - Clinical Nurse Leader

Format: Online

Program Description:

Online: Consolidated RN - BSN - MSN. A compassionate human connection with each patient. You’ve excelled as a Registered Nurse. Now there’s a program to take you to the BSN level quality conscious employers are seeking, but it doesn’t stop there. The Sacred Heart online combined bachelor’s and master’s of nursing program was specifically designed to help working nurses go from RN-BSN-MSN in one continuous course of study. Our mission is to train top tier clinicians in evidence-based practice.

Our nursing degrees are highly recognized and greatly respected by healthcare leaders seeking a Magnet Recognition Program® designation. Additionally, SHU is consistently ranked among the top master’s colleges in the U.S. in part because of our humanistic core principles. Small rigorous classes and interactive personal attention from our experienced award-winning faculty will prepare you to stand out in today’s complex healthcare industry. A professional who leads from the heart is easy to spot.

The Clinical Nurse Leader specialization is designed to meet the needs of the working career nurse seeking the superior clinical, administrative, and educational skills to move into management and leadership roles.  Get the skills and knowledge you need to fulfill this new and evolving role, designed to address challenges involving patient safety, quality of care, and costs. The program prepares students to sit for the American Association of Colleges of Nursing CNL Certificate Exam.

Accreditation:

New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education

Eligibility Requirements:

Must have an associate's degree or diploma in Nursing from an accredited institution and a current unrestricted RN license.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 0-999

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